The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

For the new year

The Mother: So it is going to be the new year…. Sadhak: Do you feel anything for this new year? The Mother (After a silence): Things […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Ego – The Cause of all Difficulties

In human life the cause of all difficulties, all discords, all moral sufferings, is the presence in everyone of the ego with its desires, its likes […]
Sri Aurobindo during his early years

Perfection in man

Man, too, becomes perfect only when he has found within himself that absolute calm and passivity of the Brahman and supports by it with the same divine tolerance […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Qualities of a good leader

1) To have complete control over oneself is the indispensable condition for controlling others. 2) To have no preferences, not to like one and to dislike […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Quietitude of the mind

How can the mind find out or decide what is the right thing to do for your sadhana? The more it is active in that way, […]
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The Relation one can have with the Divine

The relation of Guru and disciple is only one of many relations which one can have with the Divine, and in this Yoga which aims at […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Divine Perfection

We thirst for perfection. Not this human perfection which is a perfection of the ego and bars the way to the divine perfection. But that one […]
The Mother of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Evoking Father Christmas

Father Christmas, I evoke you today! Answer our call. Come bearing all your marvellous gifts. You are the great dispenser of worldly possessions; you are the […]
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Approaching Sannyaasa

Sannyaasa is the renunciation of life and action and of the threefold modes of Nature, but it has to be approached through one or other of the three […]